Privacy Policy

Introduction

Your privacy is important to us. It is our policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect from you across our website, satsfaucet.com.

We only ask for personal information when we truly need it to provide a service to you. We collect it by fair and lawful means, with your knowledge and consent. We also let you know why we’re collecting it and how it will be used.

We only retain collected information for as long as necessary to provide you with your requested service. What data we store, we’ll protect within commercially acceptable means to prevent loss and theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.

We may occasionally use your email address to send you website announcements regarding changes to our website, including improvements, and service or product changes that may affect our website.

Our website may link to external sites that are not operated by us. Please be aware that we have no control over the content and practices of these sites, and cannot accept responsibility or liability for their respective privacy policies.

You are free to refuse our request for your personal information, with the understanding that we may be unable to provide you with some of your desired services. Your continued use of our website will be regarded as acceptance of our practices around privacy and personal information. If you have any questions about how we handle user data and personal information, feel free to contact us.

Data we collect about you

Personal data, or personal information, means any information about an individual from which that person can be identified. It does not include data where the identity has been removed such as Anonymous Data (as defined below).

We process personal data of website visitors only as far as this is necessary for the provision of a functional Website, our content, and services. The processing of personal data on a regular basis only takes place after consent of the visitors of the Website.

We may collect, use, store and transfer various kinds of personal data about you which we have categorized as follows:

  • Identity Data includes first name, last name, username, telephone numbers, country of residence, gender, driver’s license, state ID, passport, passport card, permanent resident card, non-citizen travel document, visa, or similar identifier.
  • Contact Data includes address, email address and telephone numbers.
  • Special Categories Data includes race or ethnicity, religious or philosophical beliefs, sex life, sexual orientation, political opinions, health information and biometric data.
  • Transaction Data includes details about the method of payment such as the pay-out, cash-out, redemption method, or gift cards paid to you for participating as a user on our Website.
  • Technical Data includes internet protocol (IP) address, your login data, browser type and version, device ID, time zone setting and location, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform, and other technology on the devices you use to access this Website.
  • Profile Data includes your username and password, selfie picture, your interests, preferences, feedback, and Research and Survey Responses Data.
  • Research and Survey Responses Data includes information to better understand your experience and improve our Website. Such information is pseudonymous.
  • Usage Data includes information about how you use our Website, products, and services. For example, this may include information that you view or click while visiting or using our Website or diagnostic and troubleshooting information.
  • Marketing and Communications Data includes your preferences in receiving marketing from us and our third parties (such as Facebook, Google Analytics, and Microsoft Clarity), and your communication preferences.

We also collect, use and share “Aggregated Data” such as statistical or demographic data for any purpose. Aggregated Data could be derived from your personal data but is not considered personal data in law as this data will not directly or indirectly reveal your identity. For example, we may aggregate your Usage Data to calculate the percentage of users accessing a specific website feature. However, if we combine or connect Aggregated Data with your personal data so that it can directly or indirectly identify you, we treat the combined data as personal data which will be used in accordance with this privacy policy.

If you fail to provide personal data

Where we need to collect personal data by law, or under the terms of a contract we have with you, and you fail to provide that data when requested, we may not be able to perform the contract we have or are trying to enter into with you (for example, to provide you with services).

How is your data collected?

We use different methods to collect data from and about you including through:

Direct interactions. You may give us Identity Data and Contact Data by filling in forms or by corresponding with us by post, email, or otherwise. This includes personal data you provide when you:

  • apply to receive, participate, and interact with our products or services on the Website;
    create an account on our Website;
  • use our products and services,
  • subscribe to our newsletters and publications;
  • request marketing to be sent to you;
  • request support services;
  • complete a survey;
  • complete an offer;
  • give us feedback or contact us.

Automated technologies or interactions. As you interact with our Website, we will automatically collect Technical Data about your devices, computer, equipment, browsing actions and patterns. We collect this personal data by using cookies, server logs, and other similar technologies. Our Cookie Policy describes your options for controlling how we and our partners use cookies and similar technologies for advertising. Please note that you can always delete your account at any time. Please see our cookie policy for further details.

Third parties or publicly available sources. We may receive personal data about you from various third parties (i.e., Google Analytics and Facebook).

How we use your personal data

Use of personal data

We will only use your personal data when the law allows us to. Most commonly, we will use your personal data in the following circumstances:

  • Where we need to perform the contract we are about to enter into or have entered into with you.
  • Where it is necessary for our legitimate interests (or those of a third party) and your interests and fundamental rights do not override those interests.
  • Where we need to comply with a legal obligation.
  • Click here to learn about Legitimate Interest, Performance of a contract, and Comply with a legal obligation.
  • Purposes for which we will use your personal data

We have set out below, in a table format, a description of all the ways we plan to use your personal data, and the Lawful Basis for processing your data. We have also identified what our legitimate interests are where appropriate.

Note that we may process your personal data for more than one lawful ground depending on the specific purpose for which we are using your data. Please contact us if you need details about the specific legal ground we are relying on to process your personal data where more than one ground has been set out in the table below.

We strive to provide you with choices regarding certain personal data uses, particularly around marketing and advertising.

Promotional offers from us

We may use your Identity, Contact, Technical, Usage and Profile Data to form a view on what we think you may want or need, or what may be of interest to you. This is how we decide which products, services and offers may be relevant for you (we call this marketing).

You will receive marketing communications from us if you have requested information from us or used our services and you have not opted out of receiving that marketing.

Visit our consent manager to unsubscribe

Third-party marketing

We will get your express opt-in consent before we share your personal data with any third party for marketing purposes. Visit our consent manager where you can view and make certain decisions about your personal data use.

Opting out

You can ask us or third parties to stop sending you marketing messages at any time via your account on the Website or via the opt-out function of Microsoft, Facebook, or Google.

Where you opt out of receiving these marketing messages, this will not apply to personal data provided to us as a result of your selection of a digital asset, your experience or other transactions on the Website.

Cookies

You can set your browser to refuse all or some browser cookies, or to alert you when websites set or access cookies. If you disable or refuse cookies, please note that some parts of this Website may become inaccessible or not function properly. For more information about the cookies we use, please see our cookie policy.

Change of purpose

We will only use your personal data for the purposes for which we collected it, unless we reasonably consider that we need to use it for another reason and that reason is compatible with the original purpose. If you wish to get an explanation as to how the processing for the new purpose is compatible with the original purpose, please contact us.

If we need to use your personal data for an unrelated purpose, we will notify you and we will explain the legal basis which allows us to do so.

Please note that we may process your personal data without your knowledge or consent, in compliance with the above rules, where this is required or permitted by law.

Disclosures of your personal data

We work with third-party service providers to help us provide our services. We may share your personal data with the parties set out below for the purposes set out in Purposes for which we will use your personal data.

Service providers acting as processors:

  • Marketing and promotions to promote our Website and services
  • Telecommunications technology to send you messages, including SMS messages
  • Data hosting service providers
  • Security service providers for investigating fraud and security incidents
  • Analytic providers to understand how you use our Website and services
  • Document repository service providers
  • Customer support vendors
  • Survey to better understand users’ needs so we can improve the Website or services
  • Marketing analysis and statistics
  • Professional advisers acting as processors including lawyers, bankers, auditors, and insurers who provide consultancy, banking, legal, insurance and accounting services

Linked Third Party Websites When you use third-party services or websites that are linked through our services, the providers of those services or products may receive information about you that we, you, or others share with them. Please note that when you use third-party services which are not governed by this privacy policy, their own terms and privacy policies will govern your use of those services and products

Sell of Business to third parties to whom we may choose to sell, transfer or merge parts of our business or our assets. Alternatively, we may seek to acquire other businesses or merge with them. If a change happens to our business, then the new owners may use your personal data in the same way as set out in this privacy policy.

We require all third parties to respect the security of your personal data and to treat it in accordance with the law. We do not allow our third-party service providers to use your personal data for their own purposes and only permit them to process your personal data for specified purposes and in accordance with our instructions.

International transfers

We operate in many countries, and we (or our service providers) may move your data and process it outside the country where you live. We use third-party service providers to process and store your information in the United States, the EU, and other countries. When we transfer your personal data to our affiliates outside the EU, we make use of standard contractual clauses (which have been approved by the European Commission) to help ensure your information is afforded a high standard of protection, and that your privacy rights can be vindicated.

If you wish to obtain further details regarding the contractual arrangements we enter into to protect your personal data when it is transferred outside the EU, you may do so by emailing us via [email protected]. You can also access the standard contractual clauses approved by the European Commission at: https://ec.europa.eu/info/law/law-topic/data-protection/international-dimension-data-protection/standard-contractual-clauses-scc_en.

Data security

We have put in place appropriate security measures to prevent your personal data from being accidentally lost, used, or accessed in an unauthorised way, altered, or disclosed. In addition, we limit access to your personal data to those employees, agents, contractors and other third parties who have a business need to know. They will only process your personal data on our instructions and they are subject to a duty of confidentiality.

We have put in place procedures to deal with any suspected personal data breach and will notify you and any applicable regulator of a breach where we are legally required to do so.

Data retention

How long will you use my personal data for?

We will only retain your personal data for as long as reasonably necessary to fulfil the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, regulatory, tax, accounting or reporting requirements. We may retain your personal data for a longer period in the event of a complaint or if we reasonably believe there is a prospect of litigation in respect to our relationship with you.

To determine the appropriate retention period for personal data, we consider the amount, nature and sensitivity of the personal data, the potential risk of harm from unauthorised use or disclosure of your personal data, the purposes for which we process your personal data and whether we can achieve those purposes through other means, and the applicable legal, regulatory, tax, accounting, or other requirements.

In some circumstances you can ask us to delete your data: see your legal rights below for further information.

In some circumstances we will anonymise your personal data (so that it can no longer be associated with you) for research or statistical purposes, in which case we may use this information indefinitely without further notice to you.

Your legal rights

Under certain circumstances, you have rights under data protection laws in relation to your personal data. Please click on the links below to find out more about these rights:

Please click on the links below to find out more about these rights:

  • Request access to your personal data.
  • Request correction of your personal data.
  • Request erasure of your personal data.
  • Object to processing of your personal data.
  • Request restriction of processing your personal data.
  • Request transfer of your personal data.
  • Right to withdraw consent.

To exercise the aforementioned data protection rights against us, please address your request, stating your first and last name, by email to [email protected]. If you assert your rights against the controller, we will process your personal data in this context to respond to your request.

No fee usually required

You will not have to pay a fee to access your personal data (or to exercise any of the other rights). However, we may charge a reasonable fee if your request is clearly unfounded, repetitive, or excessive. Alternatively, we could refuse to comply with your request in these circumstances.

What we may need from you

We may need to request specific information from you to help us confirm your identity and ensure your right to access your personal data (or to exercise any of your other rights). This is a security measure to ensure that personal data is not disclosed to any person who has no right to receive it. We may also contact you to ask you for further information in relation to your request to speed up our response.

Time limit to respond

We try to respond to all legitimate requests within one month. Occasionally it could take us longer than a month if your request is particularly complex or you have made a number of requests. In this case, we will notify you and keep you updated.

What is the GDPR?

The General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) is a European privacy regulation which replaced EU Data Protection Directive (“Directive 95/46/EC”).

The GDPR aims to strengthen the security and protection of personal data in the EU and harmonize EU data protection law.

The GDPR applies to all organizations operating in the EU and processing “personal identifiable data” of EU residents. Personal data is any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person.

If a company collects, transmits, hosts or analyzes personal data of EU citizens, it is must comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), which is enforceable since May 25, 2018. Our Terms Of Use has been updated to provide customers with contractual commitments regarding our compliance with applicable EU data protection law and to implement additional contractual provisions required by the GDPR. Our contractual commitments guarantee that customers: can request from data subjects to obtain, correct, unsubscribe or delete personal data; will be made aware of and report personal data breaches to relevant supervisory authorities and data subjects in accordance with GDPR timeframes.

Last update: 2024/01/20

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